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Desert Willow is a neighborhood near Tucson, Arizona. The neighborhood is located southwest of Tucson and west of the Rincon Mountains. Desert Willow has a feeling of seclusion and is an excellent place to live.
Interstate 10 provides access to the city of Tucson where shopping and entertainment are all available. Other forms of entertainment are within a reasonable driving distance from Desert Willow.
Golfers will enjoy a round of golf at the Fred Enke Golf Course. The course has four teeing areas that are between 5,000 and 6,800 yards and feature a hilly terrain. Fred Enke offers PGA, LPGA, and charity events.
Pima Air and Space Museum, an 80-acre museum, is near Desert Willow. The museum has almost 300 different aircraft on display. The Arizona Aviation Hall of Fame is located on the same campus.
Reid Park offers residents access to golf facilities, a running track, walkways and a bike path. There is a picnic area with a barbecue grill. Dog lovers will enjoy the dog park. There is also an outdoor stage.
Outdoor enthusiasts can make use of Purple Heart Park and Lincoln Regional Park. Saguaro National Park East is east of the neighborhood. The park offers extensive hiking trails and allows hikers to backpack. Naturalists will enjoy the Saguaro plants at the lower levels. As the mountains become elevated, the cactus are replaced by grassland, bushes, and at the highest elevations, fir and pine trees.
Children in the Desert Willow neighborhood attend Vail County Schools. The AIMS test scores in these top-quality schools are high at all three schools: Sycamore Elementary, Corona Foothills Middle, and Vail High School.